University Relations

Community Engagement Scholars Program:


Official Recognition:

  • A certificate of recognition from the University of Minnesota

  • Community Engagement Scholar notation on your official academic transcript

  • Acknowledgement of your accomplishment listed in the commencement program

  • A cord of distinction to be worn at commencement

  • A special recognition reception honoring Scholars Program participants
Additional Benefits:

  • Structured approach to making a difference in the community

  • Opportunities to connect with other students, community organizations, faculty, and staff

  • Quality skills development including critical thinking, decision making, flexibility, and intercultural competency

  • Opportunity to design and actively participate in your undergraduate course work

  • Career exploration and development